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Grants Will Pay for Thousands of Smoke Alarms in Iowa

The state fire marshal plans to join with firefighters from around Iowa to announce two grants totaling nearly $300,000 that will fund the purchase and installation of smoke alarms. State Fire Marshal Ray Reynolds will announce the $245,000 federal smoke …

Alabama County Approved for Aid After January Twister

Officials say residents of Perry County are now eligible for federal disaster assistance from the tornadoes that hit Alabama in January. The west Alabama county joins Chilton and Jefferson counties as being approved for aid because of the storms. Residents …

Alabama Governor Gives Grant to Tornado Ravished County

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has awarded more than $1 million in grants to help create and preserve jobs in tornado ravished Marion County. Bentley said Tuesday much of the Community Development Block Grant money will go to the town of …

Kentucky Tops List for Mine Safety Grants

Kentucky has received the largest piece of $8.4 million in U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration grants for fiscal year 2011. The state is receiving $627,659 from the health and safety training grants. The U.S. Labor Department says the funds …

Calif. Announces $32M in Grants to Fight Workers’ Comp Fraud

Nearly $32 million in grants will be given to district attorneys across California to investigate and prosecute workers’ compensation insurance fraud, announced insurance commissioner Dave Jones. The grant funding is the result of assessments on California employers that are determined …

Safety Grants Help Ohio Employers Improve Working Conditions

Over the past year, more than $3.3 million in Safety Intervention Grants has been awarded by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC). As part of National Safety Month, the BWC is reminding employers that hundreds of Ohio businesses are …